Sr. Software Engineer, C++ / Web Technologies

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Senior Software Engineer, C++

(Web Technologies)

Aliso Viejo, CA

PlayStation is looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer interested in pushing the limits of streaming technology.  As the leaders of game streaming, the Core team is responsible for developing the protocol and technology that powers PlayStation Now.

 

As a Senior Software Engineer, you are capable of handling all aspects of the technology, from the expansion of new clients to implementing new features.  You enjoy facing new challenges and the sense of accomplishment from tackling them.  Never a dull day, the healthy mix of both production and R&D projects ensures that the work is both challenging and fast paced.  

 

[Responsibilities]

  • Implement new client and server features
  • Push technological boundaries on R&D projects
  • Document key technical areas and give technical presentations to internal and external groups
  • Mentor engineers in key technical areas

 

[Requirements]

  • MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years programming in C++
  • Expert in several key technical areas
  • Excellent debugging skills
  • Experience working with client/server architecture
  • Knowledge of and experience with latest browser standards and technologies
  • Motivated self starter capable of removing roadblocks
  • Excellent verbal, written communication skills

 

[Pluses]

  • Experience with proposing technical specifications and/or RFCs
  • Experience contributing to open source and/or R&D projects
  • Knowledge of WebRTC and/or HTML5 MSE (Media Source Extensions)
  • Experience working with client/server architecture
  • Video encoding/decoding experience
  • Network experience with UDP protocols
  • HTML5, JavaScript, Typescript, C# and/or Java experience
  • Experience with HTML5 application development with real time constraints
  • Avid gamer

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Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation is looking to hire a Sr. Software Engineer, C++ / Web Technologies at their Aliso Viejo, CA, USA location. Job contains the tags Senior, Unity, C++, C#, Java, HTML, Tech and Programmer.
Job discovered on 5/1/2021

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